NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $51.65, above its previous 52-week high of $50.96 with three million shares traded as of 3 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.8 million shares over the past 30 days. Harley-Davidson has a market cap of $10.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 27.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Harley-Davidson, Inc. engages in the production and sale of heavyweight motorcycles. It operates in two segments, Motorcycles and Related Products, and Financial Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.3, above the average automotive industry P/E ratio of 18.4 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Harley-Davidson as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Harley-Davidson Ratings Report. See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.